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Best way to build out and configure multiple lists

So, once you have your SharePoint site all planned out, what is the generally accepted or best way to start building out and configure multiple lists, document libraries and content types? Using the ...
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Displaying Page list items in RSS gives wrong title

I have an external site at which I'm displaying news using Sharepoint Pages. I would like to publish these news pages using RSS, which works fine. But the title is the file name without the file ...
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WSPBuilder 80/resources folder not deploying files. Why?

I've created two folders under 80 folder, resources and bin. resources contains a folder usercontrols which has ascx file and bin has dlls. The purpose of having usercontrols folder under 80\resources ...
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Where is the SharePoint object cache stored??

We have experienced a strange issue in SharePoint. We backed-up and restored a site collection from WebApp1 to WebApp2 and both the site collections have Publishing Features activated (BLOB CACHE was ...
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Can you detect permissions on a list via Ajax or SharePoint web services?

The context for this is the SPServices or Imtech (SP)LookupAddNew function that let you add new items to lookups without navigating to the target list. Can we avoid adding the link for users without ...
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How do I copy list item metadata (version history) from one list to another list using C#

When copying list items from one list to another list, how can I access and copy the item's version history?
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Site collection Disaster Recovery?

One of the Site collection Administrators has deleted the Site Collection mistakenly, so we want to restore it back. What would the best approach ? Some of the SQL stuff: SQL Full backup -> Every ...
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Migrating content from one content database to another

We have a content database on our live moss server. It contains one site collection with several sub-sites. I'm using the stsadm export command to produce a cmp file, then moving this to our test ...
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Applying default.master to a custom .aspx page in the _layouts folder

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 + C# + .Net 3.5 + VSTS 2008 + ASP.Net. And I am using collaboration portal template. I am developing a custom aspx page and put it in _layout folder of a site and I ...
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SharePoint hit counter is not displayed

I followed the instructions here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/825532 After that when I preview my page, I can't see the hit counter. I learned that it may be related to permissions of the site ...
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Not able to move web parts from the edit page view

I just completed work on a Publishing Site collection for MOSS 2007 that is using a custom master page that I developed. The stylesheet that I am using holds all the overrides of the core.css. This ...
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Strange Workflow warning in Sharepoint farm

I keep getting a large number of the following warnings in my SharePoint Farm. Event Type: Warning Event Source: Office SharePoint Server Event Category: Workflow Features Event ID: 7397 Date: ...
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Where/How do I find my Farm ID for SharePoint 2007?

I am interested in finding the Farm Id of my Farm. Where is it located or how do I otherwise find it?
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AD Groups of one domain/farm( 2013) not showing up on SharePoint(2007) in another domain

I have SharePoint 2013 and 2007 environments, i have created test AD groups on 2013 farm and would like that to show up on 2007 farm. Note - 2013 and 2007 are different domains SharePoint 2013 Farm ...
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Tasks list: Workflow action: Create New List item

Within my workflow using SPD I am using the "Create New Item" action to create a new Task list item this is fired when a holidayrequest item is created. My problem is I cannot see how to create/store ...
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Integrating Excel and Access with Sharpoint

My problem deals with Excel, SharePoint, and Access all in one. I will try to detail it as best as I can. To start, I have an Access Database containing some forms and 3 tables. These 3 tables are ...
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SP 2007 Checked Out document discrepency

In SP 2007 Doc Library, we created a view that displays only checked out documents by user. However, the user is seeing a different document count than what others are seeing. They see 1261 documents ...
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Twitter on SharePoint 2007

I have been tasked with adding a twitter feed to a SharePoint 2007 site. I have attempted to use the widget code that twitter generates for users and I have only been able to get the text "Tweets by ...
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Export Sharepoint list to files and folders?

Does anyone know of a way of mass exporting files and folders that are stored in document libraries inside Sharepoint lists? I've got this old Sharepoint site after a bankrupsy that we don't need ...
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RunWithElevatedPrivileges doesn't work in Webpart Constructor

With Sharepoint 2007 I am using RunWithElevatedPrivileges to write to the Event Log, but if I place the call inside the Webpart constructor, I get a "Request Failed" message. However, if I put this ...
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Calendar View to Hide 12:00 AM

Dealing with SharePoint 2007 Calendar view. We are trying some javascript via a content editor to hide the "12:00 AM" when viewing the data from a calendar view. It's only hiding the first ...
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Sharepoint 2007: How to update an item of the attached library within a Workflow?

I am new user to SharePoint and creating a Workflow where an item in the attached Library needs to be updated upon certain conditions. The SharePoint Help tutorial mentions not to update a data field ...
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Remove user from search list

I want to remove a user from user search list. How can this be done in SharePoint 2007? I have already tried to user below settings, But I could able to add under contributor group afte few days!!1 GO ...
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Copy and Modify a Sharepoint Designer 2007 Workflow

In SharePoint Designer 2010 the option there is an option to "Copy and Modify" a workflow based on an existing workflow template such as "Approval, Collect Feedback or Collect Signatures". Is there ...
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Get user from sharepoint group and redirect

My requirement is when someone login to site and if he belong to 'owner' group it need to redirect immediately to specific site and if he belong to member group then need to navigate/redirect to same ...
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Is Sharepoint 2007 incompatible with Office 2013?

We have upgraded to Office 2013 and now when I try to Check Out an Excel Spreadsheet housed in Sharepoint 2007 there is no file downloaded to my Local Sharepoint Drafts folder. After doing a Check ...
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Migrate SharePoint 2007 site into Office 365

here I am trying to migrate SP 2007 Site into Office 365. Steps I am Followed. I am saved my site as template .stp (without content) Rename .stp to .cab and extract to et manifest.xml. Updated ...
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Wiki Link to Document

Background SharePoint offers some markdown allowing you to easily link to wiki pages and lists / list items by use of square bracket notation. This is preferable to the "add link by address" ...
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Recommendations for a 3rd party webpart that allows recurring events to be filtered by date

A while back I asked if it was possible to filter a calendar containing both recurring and normal events for items occurring [Today]. The consensus was no which I passed back to the user. Now they've ...
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MOSS 2007 Workflow History not purging

Our SharePoint site is starting to experience performance issues. In troubleshooting I have found that the workflow history list for the site is not purging after 60 days like it should. As far as I ...
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How to Enumerate ALL SharePoint MOSS databases

I want to enumerate all databases used by my SharePoint 2007 system. The stsadm -o enumcontentdbs only handles content db's but I also want the names of the SSP, Search and any other databases used by ...
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Display name with comma is split up in SharePoint People Picker

I am running into an issue in SharePoint 2007 where I have user profiles that contain a display name with the value "[last name], [first name]". In SharePoint when using the people picker control ...
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What versions of SQL Server does Sharepoint 2010 and 2007 support?

We have two SharePoint environments - 2010 and 2007. We are looking to upgrade our SQL Cluster to SQL Server 2014 and are looking to see if 2010 and 2007 support it. I could not find any ...
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Unable to upload odg file

What do I need to do to be able to upload a Libre Office Draw file (.odg extension) to a SharePoint document library without changing the extension? It will currently accept the file, but it converts ...
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Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.Office.Server' or one of its dependencies

When I click to open any custom List in SharePoint 2007 root site, I receive this error: An error occurred during the processing of . Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.Office.Server' or one ...
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User deleted and re-added to AD - Profile now empty on MOSS

A user was accidentally deleted from AD and re-added once we realised what happened, now the user is unable to access the SharePoint site they work within. I re-added the permissions to the specific ...
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Restore Sharepoint 2007 from backup files on fresh installations

I want to restore SharePoint 2007 from backup files (taken through Central Administration Site) with fresh installations of database and application server. Is it possible or not?? Regards Madiha
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Populate SharePoint textfield value into dialog dropdown

Today i ran into this issue, simply described: I have a SharePoint custom list where I have added a custom button in the it's ribbon, this button pops up a custom ASPX modal dialog, this dialog only ...
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How to inherit permissions to Subsites programmatically in SharePoint 2007?

On a SharePoint 2007 portal with hundreds of site collections with nested subsites, I need to set permissions to inherit from top level sites. Is there a way to do this with a script? Going through ...
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2007 Meeting Workspace move via content and structure not working

We are trying to move several meeting workspaces from a 5th level sub-site to a 2nd level site within the same site collection. We know regular sites at the same or different level can be moved, but ...
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How to copy list column value in other column using SharePoint designer workflow in Moss

I cannot use visual studio here. We have a list with columns "New Type" and "Old Type". When user change/edits the value of "New Type" column then workflow should trigger email notification and value ...
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Attachments SharePoint 2007 List - Adding attachment using custom form to a document library

I have tried every possible scenario for adding attachments to a SharePoint list using a custom form with no success. My thought is to try to add the document(s) to a document library and build a ...
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SharePoint Asset Register Template / Product

Currently using SharePoint 2007 Standard with a pending upgrade into SharePoint Online. Can anyone advise of any off the shelf products that'll deal with Asset Registration? I'm more than aware that ...
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List out all artifacts in SharePoint 2007

I am going to migrate SP 2007 to SP 2013 skipping SP 2010, before that I want to get the list of artifacts exists in the SP 2007 (eg: List, Lib, workflows, event receivers, etc) One important thing I ...
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Unable to add page in Page library of SharePoint 2007

The site is not valid. The 'Pages' document library is missing. at Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.PublishingWeb.get_PagesList() at ...
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SharePoint databases to be migrated

I am planning to migrate from SP 2007 to SP 2013. I migrated a content database and everything was successfully. I have only one site collection (the one I migrated as test) and it has some pages. I ...
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which is the best way to create a custom error page in sharepoint ?

Which is the best way to create a custom error page in SharePoint ?
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Personal view for another user

How can I create a personal view for another user in MOSS 2007? I am a SharePoint site collection admin.
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User profiles not deleted after import connection is deleted

We are working on SharePoint 2007. We have around 6 profile import connections which pull data from 6 different active directory domains into the user profile store of SharePoint. Recently I deleted ...
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Property doesn't exist or is used in a manner inconsistent with schema settings

I am getting this error on my page. Property doesn't exist or is used in a manner inconsistent with schema settings.Microsoft.Office.Server.Search After googling, I found that I need to add ...